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Spanish translation of “battle”

battle

noun /ˈbӕtl/
a fight between opposing armies or individuals
batalla
the Battle of Britain The two sides fought a fierce battle.
battleaxe noun ( battleax) (informal) an unpleasant, aggressive, and controlling older woman
Bruja
The woman who runs the hostel is an irritable battleaxe/battleax.
a large axe/ax which was formerly used as a weapon.
Hacha
battlefield noun the place where a battle is, or was, fought
campo de batalla
Dead bodies covered the battlefield.
battleship noun a heavily armed and armoured warship
acorazado
The Bismarck was the largest battleship of the German navy during the 1940s.
(Definition of battle from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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